A health profile of the Inuit. Report of the Santé Québec health survey among the Inuit of Nunavik, 1992. Health status and its consequences – Volume 2

A health profile of the Inuit

Report of the Santé Québec health survey among the Inuit of Nunavik, 1994
Health status and its consequences – Volume 2

This second volume of the report on the survey conducted in 1992 in Nunavik examines the physical and mental health of the Inuit, the risk factors for cardiovascular diseases in this population, as well as the impact of these two aspects on the health and social services system of Nunavik.

The target population of the survey comprises all persons living permanently in Inuit private households and residing in the Nunavik region. The sample includes 400 households and 618 individuals aged 15 and over.